HPC

Supercomputer Boots 1 Million VMs

Computer scientists at the DOE have simultaneously booted one million Linux kernels, all of which ran as virtual machines on the Thunderbird supercomputer at Sandia National Laboratories. Read More

Wolfram Alpha's Search Horsepower

The new Wolfram Alpha “knowledge engine” will run on infrastructure spread across five data centers, featuring two supercomputers, and be able to handle 175 million queries a day at launch, the company said. Read More

Wolfram Alpha’s Search Horsepower

The new Wolfram Alpha “knowledge engine” will run on infrastructure spread across five data centers, featuring two supercomputers, and be able to handle 175 million queries a day at launch, the company said. Read More

Supercomputing Gets Social

The organizers of the annual SC Conference are actively promoting the adoption of social media to help the supercomputing community work together more effectively Read More